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    September 24, 2012
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bar. shocking news at a south bay elementary. the principal is arrested on felony charges. we will tell you more about the tip that led to his arrest. we are following breaking news in pleasanton. live crew on the scene. plus two wild fires burning out of control in southern california. where evacuations have been ordered and homes have been destroyed. all ahead on the ktvu channel 2 morning news. good morning. thank you for joining us on this monday morning september 24th i'm pam cook. >> and i'm dave clark. let's check weather and traffic. steve is here with your forecast. >> we had a pretty warm weekend. away from the coast. not really by the coast. today looks like more 80s. down around five degrees. still there is a lot of fog out there. almost solid the entire coast and more of a westerly breeze. here is sal.
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steve, we have good looking traffic most of these places. this is a look at 80 westbound it looks nice getting out to the mccarthur maze. as you drive to the bay bridge toll plaza it is light. traffic does look good coming out into san francisco. now we do have ktvu allie rasmus on the scene of a fatal crash on interstate 680 in pleasanton. >> reporter: it will have a big impact on traffic for drivers going from the east bay to south bay. all four lanes of interstate 680 southbound just before stone ridge drive shut down to traffic completely as chp investigates an accident that involves a pedestrian and a vehicle. fatal accident. you can see chp has all their flairs here. this was not a hit and run. it appears the driver involved in this has been talking to or being interviewed by chp investigators off to our right you can see what appears to be the car involved and tow truck just behind it. they might be moving the process along and starting the
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process of removing the vehicle involved in this. this happened at 4:00. if we turn the camera around do a 180 here you can get a good look at the backup. the backup goes all the way from stone ridge drive where the accident happened to the 580-680 interchange. some of the vehicles have be here for an hour. they have turned off their enjoins. they dantean have their lights on-- they dantean have their lights on. 580 is the detour you should take. they are diverting traffic from 580 so you can exit foothill road and take some of the surface streets around stone ridge mall in fact so you can get around this accident on 680 and get back on to 680. i spoke briefly to the chp officers on the scene here. they don't know when the freeway will reopen. we have been told a coroner is on the way to the scene to move the process along and chp investigates this fatal
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accident that happened. pedestrian verses a vehicle on interstate 680. live on interstate 680 allie rasmus. time now 5:02. we are also following developing news as we speak. several east bay agencies investigating an officer involved shooting in hayward. tara moriarty is the only reporter at the scene. what do you know tara? >> reporter: we've been able to gather some information from hayward police. this is the scene of a deadly confrontation between hayward police officer and a suspect. that suspect now shot and killed. if you take a look behind me here, you can see the gas station. there is a dark colored sedan riddled with bullet holes. we believe that is the suspects car. now we don't know if the officer was injured. but it appeared an balance took him away from the scene. we understand he will be able. deare near tennison road and mission boulevard. police are not releasing too
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many vehicles at this point. crime technician was examing evidence inside the officers car. nowing to witnesses the gun tire started around a canner from here. a worker there said he heard a beerage of gunfire and then motorcycles peeling out of the parking lot. several officers are assisting with the investigation. we have hayward pd here, bart police, union city. and this intersection back here live near mission and tennison will be shut down for most of the morning as police continue with their investigation. we'll let you know when the coroner arrives. we have counted at least ten patrol cars here on scene and lieutenant is going to be meeting us shortly. we'll give you more information as it becomes available to us. live from hayward i'm tara moriarty ktvu channel 2 news. this morning a former principal of santa clara
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montague elementary school is scheduled to be arraigned on drug charges. ktvu channel 2 reporter janine de la vega is out at the school where students will be given letters informing the parents of the information. >> reporter: that principal here will have a lot of explaning to do to students and authorities. check out what it says to the wall behind me. at the end of the day be ready to say i'm proud of what i did today. now eric dean lewis the principal is expected to be arraigned in court this morning on felony drug charges. a spokesperson from the department of justice says their drug task force received a tip lewis was involved in drugs and used a dating website. an under cover agent set up -- he was arrested on friday after offering the agent drugs. they found methamphetamine, ghb pills and scales inside his home. >> there are no connections here at montague. i'm sure the kids will be
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disappointed but they will move on and we will focus them back on their learning. >> reporter: school officials have placed lewis on unpaid administrative leave and already named an interim principal. lewis was the principal here for the past seven years and we're told by parents he was involved in antidrug dare programs. he's charged with the offer to furnish drugs and possession of drugs. we are told if he is convicted, he could face five years or more in prison. he is expected to be arraigned sometime today. reporting live from santa clara janine de la vega ktvu channel 2 news. time now just about 5:06. overnight news police in antioch investigating a fatal shooting. police rushed to call the man was lying in the street near sycamore drive and lemon tree way. police have few leads at the moment. some of the residents say there have been a lot of shootings on their streets. they also say the gangs also easy access to guns are a major
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problem. san francisco police will hold a town hall meeting to talk about the public's concern surrounding a recent police shooting. that meeting is set for 11:30 at the corner stone church on 17th street. now it follows last thursday's police shooting on 14th street. four officers were in the area and saw two people they thought were gang members. when an officer tried to talk to one of the men, he ran. police say the suspect began to raise a gun at the officer and that is when police shot and injured the suspect. the shooting has sparked several protests in the mission district. an friday night demonstrators threw paint and smashed windows at banks and stores. they also damaged the mission police department and that forced the police department to increase patrols in the area in the mission district. our time now 5:07. firefighters in southern california battling two wild fires this morning. one in river side county.
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this one has burned more tan 560 acres since yesterday. that fire is now 35% con taped. meantime a fire in a rural san diego county area is only 10% contained. this one started yesterday afternoon eastcap pro if this one was -- evacuations have been ordered. the cause of both of those fires are under investigation. big story in traffic is in pleasanton. sal, during our 4:30 you showed traffic completely stopped out there. how does it look? >> it's still stopped. the crash is southbound 680 at stone ridge. a fatal accident involving an auto and pedestrian. this is an area for you to avoid. 580 is getting through if you
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are driving from livermore to castro valley. let's take a look -- by the way we have a crew on the scene. we'll have another live report straight ahead. this is a look at the westbound bay bridge. this traffic is moderately heavy coming up to the toll plaza. moderately light i should say. it's light. i'm already in 6:00 mode. pardon me. northbound 280 looks good right through downtown san jose. northbound 101 is looking good adds-- as well. we had a system move into the east and north of us. temperatures warmedden inland to 90s. by the coast 60s and 70s. there are signs later in the week the coast could warm i. we start off with a lot of fog today and a little more of a westerly breeze. fog pretty solid from sonoma coast all the way down to the santa cruz coastline. this system will continue to wrap itself up. that is pretty good fall system moving in to the rockies and
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also the four corners. for us the end result will be a little cooler pattern today. morning fog. west wind forecasted highs from 60s to near 90 degrees. inland temps will come down. 60s and 70s and 80s. looks like a quiet pattern tuesday into wednesday. there are signs high pressure will build in and that will mean warmer temps especially as we head toward the upcoming weekend. pam and dave. thank you. our time is 5:09. new attack ads by mitt romney against president obama. what the republican presidential candidate is saying now and what it has to do with china. arnold schwarzeneggers auto biography is being released soon. he is explaning everything. good morning, westbound highway 4 coming up to the willow pass grade you'll see traffic moving well.
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welcome back to the ktvu channel 2 morning news. election 2012. mitt romney's new campaign ad says president obama is afraid to stand up to china. >> fewer americans are working today than when president obama took office. it doesn't have to be this way if obama would stand up to china. >> the ad goes on to say that president allows china to steal
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american ideas. it also criticizes president obama as weak when it comes to protecting u.s. interests in china. time now 5:13. president obama defends his record on foreign policies. last night on 60 minutes the president brushed off republican candidate mitt romney's claims he has been weak on dealing with america's enemies even our allies like israel both candidates by the way are getting ready to debate foreign policy when they debate october 3rd. president obama today flies to new york his world leaders are gathering for the united nations' general assembly. alison burns is live in our washington, d.c. bureau on why this could be a frustrating week for the president. alison. >> reporter: meetings will be dominated by talks about the war in syria. those protests of the antiislamic video overseas and nuclear tensions with iran, but there are not to be expected
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any breakthroughs. president obama was asked on 60 minutes if he felt pressure from israel to change his policy and draw a line in the sand on iran's nuclear program. >> when it comes to our national security decisions, any pressure that i feel is simply to do what is right for the american people. and i am going to block out any noise that is out there. >> reporter: the president hosts the reception for world leaders this evening. we'll take a closer look at what his message will be when he speaks to the general assembly tomorrow. reporting live alison burns ktvu channel 2 news. a former professor that went rob a shooting spree at the university of alabama will be in court today for trial despite entering a guilty plea. amy bishop pleaded guilty to
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killing three people and wounding six others at a faculty meeting in 2010. but alabama law requires a jury trial and capitol murder cases. the trial is mostly a formality and will be briefed. time now 5:15. alaska airlines suspended a flight attendant accused of claiming a passengers lost ipad for herself. now police arrested 43-year-old wendy die at her home in oregon on friday. she told police a passenger turned over that ipad after finding it on a flight to san jose. she planned to turn in the tablet but police say they found her personal information on it. the owner of the ipad used an app to help police find that ipad. arnold schwarzenegger is opening up about his affair and child with his housekeeper. they obtained an early copy of his biography called total recall. he told his wife the truth
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during a counseling session in january of 2011. he knew the boy was his far long time but denied it. time now 5:16. we have a major traffic mess this morning, sal. you are still watching pleasanton right? >> we are still watching pleasanton. and let me see if i can move the map here down to our area. southbound 680 we do have that crash southbound 680 in pleasanton as you approach the stone ridge drive exit. all the lanes are closed at 580. my best advice to you if you are driving to fremont to not count on using 680 past 580. let's go and take a look now at the commute here if you are driving out to the area of the bay bridge. it looks pretty good here. there are no major problems. the traffic continues to move
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along very nicely. and if you're driving in san jose the traffic here on 101, 280 and 85 off to a good start here. 17 traffic does look good. let's go to steve. thank you, sir. well, pretty good low dropped into the east of us. didn't come over us. it will be cooler inland today. that low might crank up more of a westerly breeze. you would think it would be offshore but there is no pressure building behind that. lots of fog on the coast. fog, sun for the bay. and sunny, breezy. fog inland. there is more toward the north bay than anywhere else. it will be 70nd and 80 -- 70s and 80s up there. there is our system moving across nevada. as it continues to move east a pretty good weather maker. 40s and 50s. temperatures pretty close here. there is a definite uptake in the sea breeze. especially out toward the delta. today 60s and 70s and 80s. yesterday had a muggy pattern inland.
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high pressure continues to stay to the north. it looks slightly cooler here. morning fog. mainly on the coast. it will be more of a westerly breeze as indicated from sfo out toward travis. 60s and 70s and 80s. mainly coming down five degrees. the coast really not changing much. it might later in the week. looks pretty quiet through midweek. it does look like a warmer pattern. a warmer friday and the weekend right now there is a little bug a boo in the forecast models look sunny and warmer for all. all european markets are down this morning. that comes as german news magazine says the euro zone is preparing to boost the bailout fund to $2 trillion euros. it would only allow public money to be used for the riskiest transactions. overnight nearly all of the asian pacific markets closed with losses as investors continue to worry about the global economy. the optimism sparked by the recent news of the central
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banks is fading quickly. checking in on the u.s. analysts warn stocks could struggle here. the futures indicate a pretty good drop on the opening. you can see it was mixed on friday. time now 5:19. possible surprise today for some freshman students at stanford. the changes that mean new classes they will have to take. and the challenge of buying tickets to see the giants play in the post season. >> don't forget you can wake up with ktvu every morning. get the mornings top stories while you were asleep sent straight to your cell phone every weekday mornings at 6:00 a.m.. get your wake up call by texting the word wakeup to 70123. good morning! wow.
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time now 5:22. boy a bigamies on -- big mess on a san antonio highway. an 18 wheeler packed with beer overturned. the driver lost control after getting off an exit too fast. two of the highway ramps were closed for hours while this crash was cleared. the lead singer of the band green day billy joel armstrong is being treated for a substance abuse. this comes days after the bay area native look he smashed his guitar and started shouting
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profanities at the i heart music radio festival in las vegas. he was upset the band's show was being cut short. the pickings will be slim and the prices will be high. the giants will also hold a playoff drawing. other fans have to be ready to shell out the big bucks. season ticketholders have had first crack at the tickets opinion >> i think that is the whole reason we bought season tickets we were tired of it. it's sad that you know you shouldn't be able to up the prices on tickets. >> post season tickets on stub hub range from $100 to thousands for prep yule seats. team president larry bear says only 7,000 to 8,000 single seats will be available for the games. now the a's still have a shot at winning their division. they begin a four-game stint
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against the rangers today. they trail the rangers by four games. they beat the yankees to stay in front of the angels. the angels are 2.5 games back of the a's now. time now 5:24. classes start today for more than 1700 freshmen at stanford. they will be the first class though to take a new general edu requirement. they will be required to take thinking matters courses designed to stress development of critical thinking skills. the university also will add breath requirements starting next year. that is where a student is required to take a certain number of classes outside of their major. time now 5:25. sal is back. we have traffic problems this morning. you're in the pleasanton mayor right? >> that is right. southbound 680 i just want to mention at 580 social security shut down because -- it's shut down because of a fatal crash. we'll have a report from the scene coming up from there. we are also following other
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traffic. we're looking a the the south bay northbound 280 traffic does look good if you're worried about the valley commute you don't have to worry about that. same thing goes with 880. let's say you want to get down to the fremont area and use 880 instead. 880 is doing pretty well. here is steve. sal, thank you, sir. fog bank is coming down there. 60s and 70s and 80s. inland temps coming down five degrees. >> thank you. time is just about 5:26. we are tracking developing news. a shooting involving police in hayward. how that shooting is connected to another shooting at a bar just hours ago. all lanes of southbound 680 at stone ridge remain closed at least for now as the chp investigates a fatal accident. we'll have the latest on when traffic will reopen. big questions about chevron.
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good morning, to you. i'm dave clark. >> and i'm pam cook. time now is just about 5:30. it's going to be a little cooler today. >> a little cooler today. a little fog on the coast.
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a little system cranking up a westerly breeze. 60s and 70s and 80s. some inland temps still a little warm. this morning interstate 880 traffic is moving along pretty well as you drive past the cool receive yule north and southbound there. also the morning commute at the bay bridge toll plaza looks pretty good. it's not doing all that poorly getting into san francisco. now we do have some -- let's go back to the desk. >> thank you. time now 5:29. sal was just about to tell you we have breaking news a fatal accident that happened on 680 at pleasanton. ktvu allie rasmus is there with the latest details and how the commute is effected now. good morning, allie. >> reporter: this happened at 4:00 and now an hour and a half later we are finally starting to see a little bit of movement. as you mentioned this happened on interstate 680 southbound just before stone ridge drive. just in the last five minutes we've seen some of the chp
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officers move some of the flairs out of these lanes. that is because they will open the far left shoulder of 680 south at stone ridge. so they will be letting one lane of cars pass through this accident scene. and we showed you about half an hour ago all these cars that had their engines off and lights off because they have been waiting here for an hour. now you can see the chp officers getting ready to lead some of these cars. they will let them pass one lane the far left shoulder of interstate 680 to get around this accident. this was all closed off up until right now. you see the first car actually being led by chp through this accident scene because of an accident involving a car that hit a pedestrian. it happened at 4:00 again southbound 680 just before stone ridge drive. chp is investigating what happened. they don't have all the details yet but they know the person that died is a male victim and investigators believe he just wondered on to the highway. we don't know if that man was impaired or under the
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influence. that is all part of the investigation that is under way right now. it happened at 4:00 this morning. driver involved is cooperating with investigators. there is a tow truck parked right in front of that vehicle that has been here since the last half hour or so. that car will likely be towed away as evidence in this fatal accident investigation. but in the meantime the backup was stretching from stone ridge drive almost to al costa. we talked to a lot of drivers that were stuck out here for the last hour and 20 minutes including a flight attendant at san jose airport who had to call their airline. >> and this is my last flight. i'm retiring. so yes this is very surprising. no, this doesn't happen every day. i'm just happy i'm not the one involved. >> reporter: back out here live you can see traffic is no longer at a complete standstill. there is one lane of cars chp leading them through on the far
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left shoulder around this accident scene. now chp doesn't have an estimate yet on when the freeway will be completely reopened. last check we were told that the chp was waiting for the coroner to arrive. there is a tow truck here as well. they are in the stages or in the process of clearing this accident scene but in the meantime you can get all around this by taking 580 westbound at that interchange just before this accident scene. you can take foothill road and use some of the surface streets to get back on 680 here. there is one lane of traffic moving on the far left shoulder. again that is development just in the last ten minutes. live on interstate 680 allie rasmus. we continue to follow developing news out of hayward where a police officer shot and killed a suspect the fatal shots were fired in the area of tennison road and mission boulevard.
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that police shooting came after another shooting at the dirty bird lounge. less than a mile away. police are not releasing many details but we understand the officer is is okay. also this morning a 21-year- old man is in critical condition after being shot outside a san lorenzo market. a group of men confronted the victim as he was leaving the save rite market yesterday afternoon. a fight broke out. several shots were fired. the suspects fled the scene. time is 5:33. some shocking drug charges against an elementary school principal in the south bay. janine de la vega is outside montague elementary. you have more on last week's arrest. good morning. >> reporter: good morning. school will begin in a few hours. what it does students will be greeted by a new interim principal. parents are shocked at what the former principal is accused of. he's been the principal here
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for the past sen years. now he is facing felony drug charges. officials say they received a tip lewis was involved in drugs. they had an under cover agent contact thrill through a website and set up a meeting at the santa clara train agent. we were told by some parents that lose was well respected. >> if you do something like this, you're going to don soon ore or later get caught. >> reporter: since lewis' arrest, school officials have placed him on unpaid administrate i-- administrative leave. we are told he was involved in the antidrug program here. we are also told by the school that letters will be sent home with students today explaning to parents what happened.
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now we are expecting that lewis is supposed to be arraigned in court sometime today. reporting live from santa clara janine de la vega. time is 5:35. that fire on august 6th sent more than 15,000 people to hospitals for various forms of treatment. tonight residents will hear from county health officials, air quality officials, and the environmental protection agency. that meeting will be held at the richmond memorial auditorium civic center plaza. the door opens up at 5:15. federal investigators want to know who knew about a bypass pipe that was used at chevron's richmond refinery. the chronicle is reporting the epa has begun a critical investigation. that is after inspectors say they found a pipe inside the refinery that routes hydrocarbon gases around the
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pollution monitoring equipment. inspectors say surveillance tapes show gases flaired from that pipe at least 27 times without being monitored. >> it's careless of our health in other words. in the most literal sense. they do not care about us. the citizens who live around them. and i find that rep hencable. >> chevron said that pipe was for balancing pressure. regulators are not going along with that explanation. they fined chevron $170,000. the epa investigation is not connected to last months refinery fire. san mateo police have made an arrest in a recent child abduction case on friday police say a man tried to kidnap a fine-year-old girl near parkside elementary school. 25-year-old bradley mrozek has been arrested in connection to the case. they also linked him to two other incidents in san mateo at
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horrall elementary and bayside stem academy. now we know the name of an airport worker that died at sfo after his truck crashed into a private jet over the weekend. he is identified as 60-year-old ong of daily city. airport officials say they are investigating what may have caused that crash. jury selection is scheduled to begin this morning in the trial of a former san francisco police crime lab technician accused of stealing cocaine. 61-year-old debra madden faces the maximum sentence of four years in prison if convicted. she stole campaign from the lab's drug analysis unit. the oakland housing authority taking preapplications for section eight housing. the list opened up at midnight, it will close down on friday. there are 8,000 spots open. applicants do have to apply
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online. the free applications for this are not first come first serve. a lottery will be used to determine who gets on that waiting list. oakland raiders will hold a performance to -- he lay motionless on the field until he was able to raise his right hand finally and give the crowd a thumbs up. while he was being carted off the field. he is still in eden medical center with a reported neck injury. the raiders won the game 34-31. they have won their first win of the season. oakland trailed by ten in the fourth quarter when carson palmer found moore for the touchdown to bring the raiders within three. after hitting a game tying field goal earlier sebastian nailed the game winning 44-yard field goal. earning the first career win for his head coach dennis
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allen. the 49ers don't forget about them. they were having one of their best starts to the season in 14 years until they traveled to minnesota to face the vikings. christian ponder ran in a touchdown and then threw two touchdown passes to tight end kyle to hand san francisco its first loss of the season. the ninners play the jets on sunday in new york. what about hockey? nhl lockout is still going on this morning. will the sharks and the rest of the teams be finished for the season? the owners and the players they will meet face to face today. what they will do and what they won't do and what they won't talk about that is coming up for you at 5:45. right now it's 5:40. sal is start in hayward. what is going on? >> we have a traffic problem because of the police investigation. the story you heard us cover since 4:30 this morning. this is the story tara is on. it's a shooting investigation officer involved shooting.
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mission boulevard at tennison. and obviously mission boulevard one of the busiest roads in the east bay. there is a big closure here in hayward. just the area to be avoided is mission boulevard right near tennison road. right from n front of the arkos station. this is where the shooting happened. tara moriarty is there she is going to tell us more about what has been happening. she has been out there since very early this morning. let's go out and take a look at this crash we have on 680 southbound. we have a closure at 580 because of a fatal crash that happened just before 4:00 this morning involving a pedestrian. these are live pictures now of the freeway. some traffic is getting by on the far left hand shoulder of 680 southbound just before the stone ridge exit. but obviously the rest of the freeway is blocked.
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alameda county coroner just arrived and we are hoping that this means they are making a little bit of progress here. 5:41. this is a look at the bay bridge toll plaza. the traffic is beginning to back up a little bit in some of the lanes. let's go to steve. sal, thank you. well some of the clouds had a pretty good little system which is move into the east of us. nevada right there. behind that though system little north wind. for us it looks more of a westerly breeze and cooler temps aloft. upper 40s. low to mid 50s. everyone is pretty close here. a lot of fog up toward the north bay. there is a definite sea breeze west, southwest. at least down to the delta. the low clouds are really stacked up. looks like there is a little low. off the marin coast that is helping enhance that fog bank. that is a pretty good little system wrapping itself up. it's just too far away. slightly cooler for some. not much change by the coast.
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there is a lot of fog out there. morning fog. westerly breeze. still though it's still pretty hot up toward ukiah and clear lake. 76 vallejo. walnut creek 83. concord will be down from 89 yesterday to 84 today. 72 san leandro. 80 san jose. 82 for los gatos. and saratoga at 81 degrees. redwood city 76. 50s mainly on the coast. there is a lot of fog on the san mateo coast. looks like a quiet pattern tuesday into wednesday. little warmer thursday and carry that into the upcoming weekend. sometime now 5:43. a really sad story from the animal world. what is happening this morning at the national zoo in washington after the sudden death of their newest attraction. what prompted the chinese company that makes iphone to shut down one of its factories.
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time now 5:45. here's a quick look at some of the top stories we are follows for you right now. reports came in just hours ago a hayward police officer shot and killed a crime suspect near tennison road and mission boulevard. that shooting followed another shooting outside of a nearby bar. streets are blocked off in the area as detectives investigate. we are told the police officer involve asked okay. traffic alert for you drivers in the pleasanton area. the chp is just beginning to
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open up the far left lane on 680. all those lanes have been closed since 4:00 a.m. following a fatal pedestrian accident. this morning students at santa clara montague elementary school will be given letters of the arrest of their principal. erik dean lewis was arrested on possession of crystal methamphetamine for sale. they also found ghb pills and scales at his home in san francisco. pac tan's government is trying to distance itself from a film. he will pay for it out of his own pocket. now the film that mocked the prophet muhammad has led to
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violent anti-american protests around the world. islamic groups also called for a nationwide strike in ben laddish. closing schools and campuses. >> riot police in greece used tear gas to break up protestors. time now 5:47. the chinese company that makes apples iphones suspended production at one of the factories. the company fox con says it will resume production there tomorrow but the work was stopped after a big fight involving as many as 2,000 workers yesterday. chinese officials say that fight lasted about ten hours. foxconn says the reason for the fight is under investigation. the national zoo in washington, d.c. is mourning the death of its baby panda. veterinarians say they removed the cub from the panda habitat
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yesterday after hearing the cub's mother in distress. they performed cpr but it was too late. they say the cub had no obvious signs of trauma or infection but early findings on the cause of death could be released today. the nhl and players association meet this morning but they won't be talking about the lockout. instead they will talk about last years hockey related revenue. today's sit down in toronto marks the first meeting for the two sides in nearly two weeks. the first ended with a stale meat on revenue sharing. 5:48. new tv thriller is one of the biggest winners at the 64th annual emmy awards. >> claire danes. >> yeah claire daines won best actress for her role on homeland. that show walked off for awards on acting, writing, and best drama. that put a streak to the end
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for madmen. it had 17 nominees but did not win an emmy. back in to sal to check in on traffic. you have quite a few things you are covering. >> we are. one thing i want to mention in trying to get to the hayward bart station. the hayward bart station is near tennison and mission. this is a big area for you do avoid. however people trying to get to the hayward bart station we'll have a better way for you to do that in a minute because of this investigation that may be tough. let's go to the other big traffic issue we have that would be 680 passing the 580 interchange. you will be able to get through but you should allow yourself extra time as they investigate a fatal crash southbound 680 at stone ridge drive. this morning on the east shore freeway we are doing pretty well on 80 this morning coming out of the richmond area into berkeley. we want to show you 680. 580 some people just e-mailed
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me if 580 will be effected it could be a little slow because of people trying to get on to 680 south will be slowed down. 580 itself is getting through. let's go to steve. thank you, sal. pretty good low moved into nevada. it will be cooler inland today as we get a westerly breeze. that system comes a little farther west we would talk about west. had the clouds. it was still pretty warm to hot inland. a lot of fog on the coast. fog, sun for the bay. sunny, breezy, mainly 80s. that system will crank up enemy out of the -- up and move out of that area. a lot more fog toward the north bay. it's rather solid on the coast. not much of a breeze until you get out toward travis and then west, southwest 21. a delta breeze showing itself. there is the system wrapping up. again it's moving away from us. high pressure building into the north. it will be slightly cooler. morning fog there and some of the fog will be tough to burn off over by the beaches today.
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50s and 60s and 70s coast and bay. 80s inland. coming down a good 5-7 degrees. looks like a quiet pattern tuesday into wednesday. that should give us a warmup including a coast as we head toward the upcoming weekend. japan's biggest auto maker wants to expand its line of green vehicles. toyota says the next three years it will add 21 new hybrids to its global fleet. by december it plans to offer an electric compact called the iq. few now there will only be 100 built and sell for $45,000 each. general motors offered a deep discount on the chevy volt to boost sales. sales of the volt hit 2800 last month. now truecar.com says that is after gm took $10,000 off the sticker price. that means gm is getting $30,000 per car which means it's losing money on every sale. it apparently cost between
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$60,000 to $75,000 to build each volt. time now 5:52. why angry workers will be singing like aretha franklin today outside the state capitol. who is demanding respect. plus why the laughing is ending at the legendary san francisco comedy club and what will happen to the memorabilia.
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time now 5:55 two roseville police officers on paid leave after one of them shot and killed a suspect. the officer shot the man after responding to a domestic disturbance call. the man appeared to be intoxicated and he had a baseball bat. the officer said he opened fire when the man tried to fight his partner. so far we don't know the man's name. governor jerry brown signed several bills into law including a bill to curb under age drinking on party buses. he also signed bills strengthening gasline safety laws, allowing nurses to prescribe birth control pills, and women receiving better cancer treatments. he also extended a low to allow courts -- they want the governor to
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sign a labor protections bill. the bill was passed by the state legislature last month. it would give child care providers care givers, and housekeepers meal and rest breaks. it would also make them eligible for overtime pay. a historic comedy club in san francisco's north beach neighborhood is set to close its doors today. the owners of the purple onion say everything in the club will be auctioned off tomorrow morning following a marathon event tonight featuring 25 comics. the owners say its lease was not renewed. after 45 years of service, the lumiere theater had its final show. the theater was forced to shut down yesterday after losing its lease. but the five employees who worked at the theater won't lose their jobs. they will now work for other theaters in the city owned by the same company. let's quickly go to sal. major messes on 680 and elsewhere. >> we do have 680 is closed at -- actually not closed but almost all the freeway closed
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at stone ridge as they get ready to put the body involved in this fatal crash. allie rasmus on the scene she'll have a live report in a few minutes. quickly let's take a look at the sunol grade. that traffic is good but 580 getting to the stone ridge area is jammed out of livermore. and this morning if you are driving to the hayward the south hayward bart station there is a closure we'll tell you more about that coming up next hour. now back to the desk. thank you, sal. he just mentioned the developing news out of hayward. police are investigating a deadly oversaved. tara moriarty was the first reporter on the scene. she'll have an update. time may be running out of time for a homeless camp in san francisco. it's time to change the way we clean.
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